How do emotions interact with reason and sense perception?
Emotion is our mental and physiological state that connected with a wide range of feelings,
thoughts, and behavior. Emotions are subjective experiences, which are often related to our mood,
IB ToK Oral Presentation
Topic: Media Ethics
Knowledge Issue: Can (and
should) Media Bias be justified in
What is Media Bias?
Media Bias is:
bias of journalists and news producers within
the mass media
the act of selecting which events a
What role does personal experience play in the formation of knowing something?
Personal experience is the moment-to-moment experience and sensory awareness of internal and
external events. Some of philosophers of the Ancient Greece believed that the mind
Knowledge claims are produced by particular people, at particular times and places, and under
particular circumstances. They may be more or less widely accepted or contested; and more
importantly, they may be more or less objective, but according to s
Does the way you describe something affect how you feel about it?
Yes, it does. Some words have both descriptive and emotive meaning. Thats called emotionally
laden language. For example, hero, peace and democracy have positive implication, wh
Ethics is a branch of philosophy, which is also know as moral philosophy. When studying ethics,
we try to address questions about morality, for example, concepts like good and bad, right and
wrong, justice, virtue, etc.
It seems that there is no universal
Fifth essay: Explain how language influences how we perceive the world.
Language is an amazing thing. It is the main way we acquire knowledge, and it is a knowledge
itself. Language is a system for delivering information. We encode information
How reliable is eyewitness testimony as a primary source?
A primary source is an information that is recorded by some one who was there at the time.
Therefore, an eyewitness testimony is is very likely a primary source, because someone must be
there to ey
Perception is one of the ways of knowing. It is the operation of accomplishing awareness and the
intellection of sensation. Perception is probably our primary ways of knowing, because weve
started to know things with our perception before we used language
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Duncan Pritchard argues that knowledge is fundamentally concerned with belief.
If enough people believe something, it is accepted as considered to be
Paul Tomassi suggests that experts are those who have studied
What is the origin and nature of a sense of beauty? Is this sense specific to the individual, the
culture, or is it universal?
Beauty is a characteristic of a person, animal, place, object, idea, etc. that provides observers a
perceptual experience of ple
What is truth? This question has been an intangible puzzle for philosophers both today and
throughout history. There are a few theories of truth, but none is perfectly satisfactory.
Correspondence theory claims a proposition is true if it corresponds to a
EL INGENIOSO HIDALGO
DON QUIJOTE DE LA MANCHA
Miguel de Cervantes se excusa con una cierta humildad de los fallos que puede
tener su obra y su personaje Don Quijote, comparndose como su padre ya que lo
es de una cierta forma, es su creador e invita